Tuper, well-established as one of the major steel processing companies in Latin America, once again stood out in the ranking of the 500 largest companies in the southern region of Brazil. In an event held on Tuesday, the 17th, at the headquarters of the Federation of Industries of Rio Grande do Sul (FIERGS) in Porto Alegre, bringing together the press, awardees, partners, and authorities, the Amanhã Group and PwC Brazil revealed the ranking of the 500 LARGEST IN THE SOUTH 2023.
The opening panel at the award ceremony, titled “How Innovation Transforms Southern Businesses,” featured three leaders and important figures in innovation in their respective states: Marcel Malczewski, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Copel and TM3 Capital Fund (PR); Daniel Leipnitz, Chairman of Acate’s Board (SC); and Sérgio Carvalho, CEO of RandonCorp (RS).
In the 2023 edition, Tuper S/A, a company with over 50 years of experience in providing steel solutions for various market segments, secured the 122nd position among the largest companies in the southern region of Brazil and the 28th position among the top one hundred companies in Santa Catarina.
“In addition to being an important national recognition, this achievement demonstrates the dedication of all Tuper employees. We will continue to innovate and transform steel sustainably into excellent products for the market and society,” stated Frank Bollmann, President and CEO of Tuper.
Marcelo Prado de Souza, Sales Supervisor, representing Tuper at the awards event
During the event, in addition to the 500 largest companies, the 500 emerging companies were also revealed, totaling one thousand companies on the list, providing a comprehensive and consistent overview of the industrial sector, where many names have appeared on the ranking for over thirty years.
Apart from the live broadcast, the ceremony will also remain available on the Amanhã TV YouTube channel.
Importance of the Ranking for the National Industrial Sector
The “500 Maiores do Sul” project has been carried out for 33 years by Grupo AMANHÃ with technical support from PwC, one of the world’s largest audit firms. It is considered the most important regional ranking of companies in Brazil and uses various indicators to list the largest and most competitive companies in the Southern Region, including the leaders in Paraná, Santa Catarina, and Rio Grande do Sul, as well as highlights in various other sectors of the economy.
The list is compiled based on the Weighted Value of Greatness (VPG). This index, which defines the overall classification of companies in the ranking of the 500 largest in the South, reflects the size and performance of companies in a balanced manner. It is calculated considering the three major balance sheet figures: equity (which accounts for 50% of the VPG calculation), net revenue (40%), and net profit or loss (10%).
The complete list of the 2023 awardees is available at amanha.com.br/500maiores.
With over 50 years of experience, Tuper is one of the largest steel processors in Latin America. The company keeps pace with market evolution, offering extensive product lines that meet the most demanding national and international standards. Its product portfolio includes solutions for various industries, including industrial, automotive, construction, agribusiness, oil and gas, and more. Tuper’s steel solutions encompass structural and industrial pipes, conduit pipes, galvanized conduits, scaffolding pipes, boiler pipes, condensers, and heat exchanger pipes, drawn pipes, Line Pipe API 5L, and Casing API 5CT, quick-connection tubular piles, steel roofing, structural profiles, ribbed composite slabs, scaffolding, metal props, panels, slitters, aftermarket exhausts, exhaust systems for automakers, and automotive components. Tuper’s journey is characterized by determination, the audacity to create innovative solutions, and a commitment to delivering excellent products for all the segments its products are directed towards. Learn more about Tuper.